On 13 January an order on establishment of a joint Scientific and Technical Committee of JSC AVTOVAZ,
25 January - “Show “Fresh” program of
On 26 January a specialized chemistry and ecology class was established in
On 26 January the XIII award ceremony of the most prestigious regional journalist competition the “Gold Quill of the Region” took place in the Renaissance Hotel (Samara). Irina Trofimova, a Togliatti State University graduate student, won the “Debut” award from the Samara Region Department of the Russian Union of Journalists.
On 27 January the results of the competition “The Most Outstanding Achievements in Journalism-
On 31 January the jury of the “Russian Quality Leader” competition of the National Quality Society awarded Togliatti State University the laureate title.
On 9 February JSC AVTOVAZ directors participated in a meeting with TSU students. The questions of students and the internet users were answered by Mikhail Krishtal, the Rector of TSU, I.A. Komarov, the President of JSC AVTOVAZ, E.N. Shmelev, the Vice-President for Technical Development, Alain Diboine, the Engineering Director, Steve Mattin, the Design Director, and I.U. Burenkov, the Director for External Relations.
10-11 February the exhibition and the forum “Education. Career. Development-
On 1 March JSC AVTOVAZ President Igor Komarov and Togliatti State University Rector Mikhail Krishtal signed an agreement on tailored professional training of students.
In April a famous TV-producer and a TV-presenter Alexander Lubimov visited Togliatti State University. During the visit he met with the students of Journalism and Sociology Department and answered their questions about modern media-journalism.
On 12 May an agreement on establishment of a specialized chemistry and technology class in
In the beginning of June due to the efforts of Rector M.M. Krishtal and with the support of the State Duma members
On 21 June in Togliatti State University Alan Dzagoev, a member of CSKA Football Team and the National Football Team of Russia, excellently presented his diploma dissertation.
In July several important events for
The Economic Council of the CIS awarded Togliatti State University the “Recognition of Business Perfection” prize for outstanding achievements in delivering quality products and services.
Under the invitation of the Deputy Prime Minister of
• On 16 August in the Business Center of Togliatti State University a meeting of the Deputy Minister of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science Alexander Klimov with rectors and directors of high education institutions of Samara Region was held.
• On 28 August the Governor of Samara Region Nikolay Merkushkin arrived at
In the beginning of September in
Togliatti State University won prizes in two nominations.
14 September JSC “Russian Railways” delegation visited
On 5 October the bronze statue depicting a student, a young man running up the stairs of the University main entrance to be in time for lectures represents all generations of Togliatti State University students.
On 13 October the International Exhibition “BioIndustry-
18-20 October - the Samara Regional Universal Scientific Library hosted the fifth Academic Editions Exhibition “University-Science-City-
On 1 November one of the most important events happened in
In December The Industrial and Environmental Safety Management Department signed a long-term contract with Nestle Russia LLC for R&D works on enhancing, developing and introducing new technologies for environmental, industrial, and fire safety and energy security within an organization.
14 December - the
In the end of the year the results of the V Annual National Radio and Video Works Competition “Record” between education institutions were summed up.